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Organic pollutants that do not break down chemically and remain in the environment. Pollutants with higher persistence may produce more harmful environmental effects. (Source: GEMET/LANDYa)

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persistent organic pollutant
polluant organique persistant
стойкое органическое загрязняющее вещество
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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with contaminantes orgánicos persistentes

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Convenio de Basilea
Convenio de Estocolmo
Convenio de Rotterdam
Convenio de Minamata
United Nations Environment Assembly


Introducing the Stockholm Convention

The Synergies Process

Stop the POPs